UX Research Associate

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  • Location:

    New York

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job ref:

    378387

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiration date:

    08/18/2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a UX Research Associate for an opportunity with a client located in New York, NY.

Responsibilities:

  • Meeting clients to gather information about their requirements and to find out what needs researching, designing, or usability testing

  • Getting involved in sketching, prototyping, and user testing before passing the design onto the development team

  • Applying qualitative research methods to client projects based on their needs and goals

  • Put users at the center of a design to make it simple, easy to use, and good looking

  • Present the stages of the design development to business users

  • Work closely within a multidisciplinary team, including web developers and programmers

  • Provide technical instructions to programmers

  • Ensure websites comply with the law and equal opportunities policies

Requirements and Skills:

  • Proven work experience as a UX Researcher or similar role

  • Experience implementing design choices based on user feedback

  • Experience working with Designers and Programmers to improve the usability of products and other features

  • Relevant training and/or certifications as a UX Researcher

  • B.A./B.S. (completed) in Psychology, Sociology, Human Factors, HCI, or other fields emphasizing human behavior; M.A. / M.S. preferred

  • 3+ years of industry experience working with xfn partners

  • 3+ years experience as a Researcher

  • Strong understanding of strengths and weaknesses of different research methods, including when to apply them.

  • Excellent in communicating research results in a clear, concise, and compelling way through written reports and presentations.

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills

Nice to have Skills (not required):

  • Familiarity with the digital advertising space.

  • Experience working with advertising platforms, advertisers, or enterprise products

  • Ability to work independently and prioritize time between multiple projects

  • Expertise with a range of research methods, especially interviews and surveys

  • Fluent across quantitative and qualitative methods.

  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing schedules and different projects and domain

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.